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Comforters are odd things really, in that sometimes they are the strangest items. Even if your child has gorgeous soft toys bought for them at birth, it won’t necessarily mean they attach to those things. Some children will have dummies, some will use their bottle as a comforter, some will breastfeed for comfort, some might […]

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Morning torture

lego builders

I’m being tortured. It’s been happening for about a year now. Every morning. The torture has got more hardcore as the months have passed. I’m being tortured by a toddler. This toddler. Looks innocent enough right? Most of the time he is, bar the normal toddler mischief and brother bashing. Between the hours of 5 […]

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Things you need as a new parent

new baby essentials

Becoming a parent is such an overwhelming experience. It is amazing and exhausting all at once. There is such an overwhelming amount of information out there when you are pregnant. It can be hard to know what is important and what isn’t necessary. Some things are not necessary, but other things certainly are.  Nappies, Nappies, […]

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A tiny dose of love

tiny does of love

The more I hear about the difficulties some women have conceiving, the more I hear about problems in pregnancy and the more I hear about those births that tragically don’t result in a healthy baby and mother at the end, the more I think that to have a healthy baby, never mind four healthy babies […]

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A decade of motherhood


This summer will mark a whole decade since my daughter, my first baby, was born. A decade since I was given the mummy title. A decade since I first felt that overwhelming, heart-stopping, love and pride. A decade since I held my baby for the first time. Last weekend I took this photo of my […]

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